Drum seeking to land new unit

Soldiers unload from a Blackhawk helicopter and take position on the ground as they perform tactical and training demonstrations during a Salute To The Nation Ceremony on Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021 for Mountain Fest at Fort Drum. Kara Dry/Watertown Daily Times

FORT DRUM — Fort Drum could be selected for a new military installation that could add another 3,000 soldiers and dozens more civilian jobs.

Fort Drum is competing for the Army’s new Multi-Domain Task Force — or MDTF, a strategy to deal with the national security threat from China and Russia. Advocate Drum is organizing a letter-writing campaign in support of Fort Drum getting the MDTF.

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HotelMike

‘Could’ why deal in hypotheticals?

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